ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 143782
Last updated: 31 October 2019
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Type:Silhouette image of generic LTNG model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
English Electric Lightning F1
Owner/operator:Royal Air Force (RAF)
Registration: XM136
C/n / msn: 95032
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near RAF stn Coltishall, Norfolk -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:RAF Coltishall, Norfolk
Destination airport:RAF Coltishall, Norfolk
First flown by J.C. Hall 1-12-59 at EE Samlesbury. To the CFE, as E, 21-6-60; to 74 Squadron, as C, 15-11-62; to 226 OCU by 30-9-64 as '136'; to Wattisham TFF B, by 31-8-66. Crashed near Coltishall, 13-9-67, after reheat fire followed by loss of tailplane control. Pilot - Flt. Lt. J. Sneddon - ejected safely.


Revision history:

16-Feb-2012 16:40 Dr. John Smith Added
16-Feb-2012 17:10 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
06-May-2013 20:27 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location]
29-Apr-2015 14:47 TB Updated [Operator]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description